Does this man looks very familiar? Does he look naggingly familiar? Sickeningly familiar maybe? Well he does to me! That’s because this required Threat Awareness and Reporting Program (TARP) training on the Army Learning Management System (ALMS) is a painful bitch to complete because it’s… Continue Reading “Mandatory training is agonizing”
I was reading, with more scrutiny and comprehensiveness, my VA compensation award letter and its attachments this morning. These government things are written so bureaucratically that it’s so difficult to understand, at times, what I’m reading and what I’m reading really means.
About having received my VA compensation claim settlement/award letter and was given 70% disability rating. I filed my claim last August, 15 years late (was supposed to do it as part of retirement separation). People urged me to file and not to wait because I’m losing out on disability payment. Well,… Continue Reading “Better late than… well, better late…”
This joke has become an inside joke between wifey and myself over the years…. one of our “classics” that borderline the truism category!!!
Happy Anniversary babe!
33 years today we’ve been married. That’s over half our lives together. We have celebrated our first driver’s licenses together, junior and senior proms, high school graduations, and becoming adults… together.
This song marked was one of a handful that marked our senior year … Continue Reading “Happy 33rd LuluBelle!”
Phillip Seymour Hoffman’s death last weekend as a result of an apparent heroin overdose has been in the media all week, with angles ranging from the straight news that he died, to the almost forgotten heroin drug abuse problem in the nation, to who is to blame for his death (himself or drug dealers).
Celebrities… Continue Reading “Flashback at Junkiedom”